Cumberland County, New Jersey Population 2019

Cumberland County, New Jersey's estimated population is 151,748 with a growth rate of -1.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cumberland County, New Jersey is the 16th largest county in New Jersey.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018150,972-776-0.51%
2017151,748-1,607-1.05%
2016153,355-1,483-0.96%
2015154,838-1,248-0.80%
2014156,086-34-0.02%
2013156,120-821-0.52%
2012156,941-104-0.07%
2011157,0453410.22%
2010156,70418,65113.51%
1990138,0535,1873.90%
1980132,86611,4929.47%
1970121,37414,52413.59%
1960106,85018,25320.60%
195088,59715,41321.06%
194073,1843,2894.71%
193069,8958,54713.93%
192061,3486,19511.23%
191055,1533,9607.74%
190051,1935,75512.67%
189045,4387,75120.57%
188037,6873,0228.72%
187034,66512,06053.35%
186022,6055,41631.51%
185017,1892,81519.58%
184014,3742811.99%
183014,0931,42511.25%
182012,668-2-0.02%
181012,6703,14132.96%
18009,5291,28115.53%
17908,2480.00%

Cumberland County, New Jersey Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White102,628
Black or African American29,732
Some Other Race12,203
Two or More Races7,068
Asian2,081
American Indian and Alaska Native1,229
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander11

Cumberland County, New Jersey Population Pyramid 2019

Cumberland County, New Jersey Median Age

36.8


Total

35.7


Male

38.6


Female

Cumberland County, New Jersey Adults

There are 118,132 adults, (22,010 of whom are seniors) in Cumberland County, New Jersey.

Cumberland County, New Jersey Age Dependency

61.2

Age Dependency Ratio

22.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Cumberland County, New Jersey Sex Ratio

Female

75,402

48.66%

Male

79,550

51.34%

Cumberland County, New Jersey Households and Families

Cumberland County, New Jersey Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cumberland County, New Jersey Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81%19%
All63.7%36.3%
Male58%42%
Non Family53.7%46.3%
Female45.3%54.7%

63.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All50,5962.8163.7
Married21,2283.4281
Non Family15,8371.2853.7
Female10,1423.645.3
Male3,3893.7958

3.35

Average Family Size

2.81

Average Household Size

9.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cumberland County, New Jersey Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9,8909.45%
9th to 12th Grade13,23612.65%
High School Graduate41,01939.21%
Some College18,57817.76%
Associates Degree6,8776.57%
Bachelors Degree10,46410.00%
Graduate Degree4,5494.35%

Cumberland County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White56,30048,86810,973
Hispanic25,15714,2511,638
Black19,80315,1491,519
Other Race7,2433,926303
Multiple Races3,2492,712450
Asian1,3891,268536
Native American85958788
Islander11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 91.29%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.59%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,144$29,630$28,711
Less Than High School$18,632$19,525$15,788
High School Grad$27,309$30,624$25,059
Some College$31,790$32,957$31,263
Bachelors Degree$51,300$61,830$46,664
Graduate Degree$61,693$71,111$60,476

$29,144

Average Earnings

$29,630

Average Male

$28,711

Average Female

Cumberland County, New Jersey Language

Cumberland County, New Jersey Language by Age

Cumberland County, New Jersey Language

72.04% of Cumberland County, New Jersey residents speak only English, while 27.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 24.57% of the population.

Cumberland County, New Jersey Poverty

Cumberland County, New Jersey Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic43,28512,98029.99%
Black23,9976,70727.95%
White69,7886,2318.93%
Other10,7893,50732.51%
Multiple6,6401,63324.59%
Native1,15231927.69%
Asian2,0221346.63%

18.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.69%

Male Poverty Rate

19.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cumberland County, New Jersey

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cumberland County, New Jersey is Other, with 32.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cumberland County, New Jersey is Asian, with 6.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.53%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.37%
High School12.87%
Some College11.39%
Bachelors or Greater5.42%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.46%
Male Unemployed23.17%
Female Employed9.56%
Male Employed8.32%

Cumberland County, New Jersey Income

Cumberland County, New Jersey Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,000$65,539
Families$59,927$74,023
Married Families$78,349$91,688
Non Families$26,584$39,661

Cumberland County, New Jersey Marital Status

Cumberland County, New Jersey Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.0%

Male Marriage Rate

39.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Cumberland County, New Jersey Married by Age and Sex

Cumberland County, New Jersey Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Cumberland County, New Jersey Marital Status by Race

Cumberland County, New Jersey Veterans

6,810

Number of Veterans

6,234

Male Veterans

576

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,696
First Gulf War939
Second Gulf War754
Korea699
World War II341

Cumberland County, New Jersey Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,3886.75%
Black1,0524.56%
Hispanic7972.65%
2 or More1824.56%
Other1541.76%
Indian242.59%
Asian100.64%

Cumberland County, New Jersey Veterans by Education

6.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cumberland County, New Jersey Employment Status

56.4%

Labor Force Participation

51.3%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Cumberland County, New Jersey

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Vineland6073860525-213-0.35%
Millville2841728059-358-1.26%
Bridgeton2541524997-418-1.64%
Shiloh516500-16-3.10%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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